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Dr. Neetu Asher

Ophthalmologist, Mumbai

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Dr. Neetu Asher is a renowned Ophthalmologist in Parel, Mumbai. She is currently associated with Krishna Eye Centre in Parel, Mumbai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Neetu Asher on Lybrate.com.

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My eyes are so week when I ride a bike, When I ride bike so many tear come out when speed is not more then 40 kmph. Give me solution fast.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
My eyes are so week when I ride a bike,
When I ride bike so many tear come out when speed is not more then 40 kmph.
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Eyes water because , while driving the rate at which the eye dries up increases , hence of rate of secretion of tears also goes up. since we are not driving at a constant speed there is a mismatch between the tear secretion and eyes drying up . our body always tries to over perform. this over secreted tears is too much to handle by the normal tear route from the eyes to the nose. hence the excess tears overflow leading to watering.So it is a normal process.Dont worry about this.Your eyes are normal.
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I have eye problem. I use 2D lenses glass. But I did not want use google or contacted lens. Can you suggest me for lesic operation.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have eye problem. I use 2D lenses glass. But I did not want use google or contacted lens. Can you suggest me for le...
Lasik is a simple laser procedure which changes the shape of the cornea so that the light rays fall on the retina properly. It is a painless procedure. It is a day care procedure does not require any injections, does not require admission, you can simply resume your duties in 2 days. Cost varies from centre to centre. Side effects are usually limited to dryness of eyes for few months. We can do lasik anytime after age of 18 years. You need to undergo proper prelasik checkup to decide whether lasik is safe for you or not
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I have headache everyday sometime, I check my eyes number but I havr no eyes problem, so please help me.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I have headache everyday sometime, I check my eyes number but I havr no eyes problem, so please help me.
1.Take paracetamol 500mg,1 tablet sos after food up to a maximum of 3 tablets daily, 2.Drink plenty of water 3.Take rest If you have recurrent attack of headache 1.It could be a tension headache due to stress and strain or migraine. 2.Avoid stress, physical and mental exertion 3.Go for regular exercise 4.Practice yoga, meditation and deep breathing exercise to calm your mind, control your emotion and relieve stress 5.Check for refractive error, sinusitis Hemoglobin, BP 6. Consult Neurologist to rule out other causes of headache 7. consult me for further advice
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I had eye surgery DESAK 1 month back what types of precautions other than medications suggested N COMPLICATIONS MAY ARISE.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I had eye surgery DESAK 1 month back what types of precautions other than medications suggested N COMPLICATIONS MAY A...
As one month has already passed for DSAEK we have to measure intraocular pressure regularly and can lead a normal life.
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Types and Treatment for Astigmatism

MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology, Diploma in Ophthalmology , Fellowship in Cornea and Anterior Segment
Ophthalmologist, Ahmedabad
Types and Treatment for Astigmatism

Astigmatism is a typical vision problem that occurs when the shape of the cornea is distorted due to injuries or other causes. With astigmatism, the lenses of the eye or the cornea curves. This irregular curve can change the way light refracts or passes through your retina. This causes hazy, fluffy, or twisted vision. Farsightedness and partial blindness are two different sorts of issues with the way light goes to your retina. Farsightedness is called hyperopia. Partial blindness is called astigmatism.

Types: There are two types of Astigmatisms. These are:

  1. Corneal astigmatism: It happens when your cornea itself is distorted.
  2. Lenticular astigmatism: Lenticular astigmatism happens when your lens is distorted.

Risks: Astigmatism can happen in youngsters and grown-ups. Your danger of creating astigmatism might be higher if you have any of the following:

  1. A family history of astigmatism or other eye issues like dislocation of the cornea.
  2. Scarring or diminishing of your cornea
  3. Excessive partial blindness, which makes foggy vision at a separation
  4. Excessive farsightedness, which makes hazy close-up vision
  5. A past of eye surgeries, for example, cataract surgery (surgical expulsion of a blurred focal point)

Symptoms: The side effects of astigmatism include:

  1. Hazy, Bended, Or Fluffy Vision At All Separations (Close-Up And Far Away)
  2. Trouble seeing during evening
  3. Lazy eye
  4. Squinting
  5. Irritation in the eye
  6. Cerebral Pains

Diagnosis:

  • Visual Acuity Assessment Test: Patients are required to read letters from a graph at a particular distance to decide how well they can see the letters.
  • Refraction Test: A refraction test uses a machine called an optical refractor. The machine has various remedial glass lenses that are used to read an outline while looking through lenses on the optical refractor.

Treatment:

  • Keratometry: Keratometry is a route for your specialist to measure the bend of your cornea. They will do this by taking a look at your eye through a keratometer.
  • Corrective Lenses: Remedial eyeglasses and contact lenses prescribed by a specialist are the most well-known and least obtrusive solution for astigmatism.
  • Orthokeratology: Orthokeratology is a treatment that uses contact lenses to correct the deformation and flow of your cornea. You will wear inflexible contact lenses for certain time-periods. It is easier to wear them while you are sleeping and remove them during the day.

Surgery: Your specialist may suggest refractive surgery if your case is a serious one. This kind of surgery includes use of lasers or little blades to reshape your cornea. This will correct astigmatism permanently. The three basic surgeries for astigmatism are:

  1. Laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK)
  2. Photorefractive keratectomy (PRK)
  3. Spiral keratotomy (RK).

All these surgeries might carry some risks depending upon the symptoms of your problem. As innovation advances, it is very important for the patient to explore more options before choosing which refractive surgery is a good fit for him or her. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a ophthalmologist.

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Sir mai jayda work computer pe karta hu mere eye me problm h. Kya karu kch samjh me nai aa rha h.

MBBS, MBA (Healthcare)
General Physician, Delhi
Sir mai jayda work computer pe karta hu mere eye me problm h. Kya karu kch samjh me nai aa rha h.
it may be due to eye strain.use refresh eye drop one drop 3 times daily for 7 days. relax your eyes every hour for 5 min , while working on computer.
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Is laser safe for our eyes. If yes. Provide me the details of best eye hospital in delhi for laser treatment. Thank you.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Is laser safe for our eyes. If yes. Provide me the details of best eye hospital in delhi for laser treatment. Thank you.
Hello lasik is very good option to get rid of glasses Doctor will perform few tests (Schirmer test, Pentacam and Fundus examination) and if all tests are normal then you can go for lasik surgery without fear. Success rate of LASIK is over 96%.
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Are You Suffering From Eye Allergy?

Cornea Cataract & Lasik
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Are You Suffering From Eye Allergy?

An eye allergy or allergic conjunctivitis is a condition that strikes when certain substances irritate the eyes, which can cause a reaction. This reaction has varied symptoms starting from inflammation to watering and even redness and an itching sensation.

So how can you tell if you have an eye allergy? This article will tell you all you need to know!

  • Causes: To begin with, this is an immune response that happens when the eye comes in contact with substances like dirt, grime, pollutants, pollen, nettle, pet hair, smoke, mold and more, which may cause irritation. These are typically known as allergens. The immune system takes these allergens to be invaders and begins attacking the same by releasing chemicals that cause these allergic reactions. Also, an eye allergy may be a symptom or outcome of other conditions like asthma, hay fever, or even eczema.
  • Symptoms: The eye usually bears a pink or red appearance when the patient is suffering from an eye allergy. Also, watery eyes are a common sight during this condition while scaling around the eyes may also take place. Further, itching and burning sensation may be felt by the patient and swelling or puffiness can be seen. The symptoms may afflict one or both eyes. The patient may also have a runny nose or stuffy nose as well as nasal congestion.
  • Difference between Eye Allergy and Pink Eye: Conjunctivitis or pink eye is usually caused due to bacteria or a virus that spreads infection in the eye. But eye allergy is caused due to a response of the immune system that leads to an allergic reaction. While the pink eye may be a contagious condition, an eye allergy is not.
  • Diagnosis: The diagnosis of an eye allergy will be done with the help of various tests conducted by an ophthalmologist. The skin prick test will help in introducing allergens to find out if the spot gets raised or suffers from inflammation. Also, the doctor will check for other ailments like asthma and eczema.
  • Treatment: There are varied methods of treating this condition. To begin with, the doctor may prescribe medication like decongestants and antihistamines as well as steroids for more severe and persistent cases. Also, injections may be prescribed in order to do away with the allergic reaction and eye drops containing olopatadine hydrochloride may also be used.
  • Home Remedies: Staying away from allergens and using a warm and clean washcloth over the eyes, for a few minutes every day, may help in relieving the painful symptoms of the condition.

Do not forget to consult your doctor before you try any natural or home based remedies.

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Sometimes I feel hazy in vision. For what reason this happened and please suggests.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Sometimes I feel hazy in vision. For what reason this happened and please suggests.
Hello there are many causes for hazy vision. Most common being refractive error kindly consult local ophthalmologist and get eye check up done.
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Hello. What are the reason motia bind happen on eyes. How I know motia bind attack on eyes.

MBBS, DOMS, MS - Ophthalmology, , Fellowship in phacoemusification
Ophthalmologist, Patna
Hello. What are the reason motia bind happen on eyes. How I know motia bind attack on eyes.
Ageing is most important cause of cataract just like our hair become grey & white with advancing age, but there is also cataract since birth called congenital cataract due to some abnormalities in pregnancy, it may also occur after direct injury to eye or indirect injury in head, in diabetic patients if properly not controlled may result into mature cataract within month so diabetic patients are asked to control diabetes to avoid ocular complications eg cataract & diabetic retinopathy, with regards
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I am 24 years old and I have to pain in my eyes. What should I do.?

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist,
I am 24 years old and I have to pain in my eyes. What should I do.?
Is that pain associated with redness, diminution of vision or any other symptoms? if yes then it's of infective origin. Else if none of these present and you are using /not using glasses in either case get your refraction done. May be the number might have changed. If your vision is normal, you have to go for orthoptic checkups which may be the probable cause for asthenopic symptoms.
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Pain in eye when working in computer. Eye like a red colour when wake up. Please give suggestions.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Pain in eye when working in computer. Eye like a red colour when wake up. Please give suggestions.
The solution for this problem is its reduced usage and while using computor use in proper light. There is nothing more effective than controlling usage to reduce and negate the effects. You can also reduce the intensity of the computor screen by attaching a filter or by getting an eye-friendly screen. Above all, one must try to reduce the amount of computor usage or take frequent breaks. Homoeopathic medicine CINELUBE EYE DROPS ( HAPDCO) Pour 2 drops 3 times daily.
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Hi, I am 25years old. I met with an injury near my eye because of which my eye bag is stretched down. I had shown it to the surgeon, he has asked me to do laser surgery to fix up the marks, which will also fix my stretched eye back to normal.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Hi, I am 25years old. I met with an injury near my eye because of which my eye bag is stretched down. I had shown it ...
Hello, Apply Homoeopathic medicine – Thiosinaminum Q few drops mixed in a glycerin solution on scars that are visible (as it is less greasy, so is more easily absorbed into the skin). Also take homoeopathic Causticum 200 orally twice daily for 4weeks which will help you to get rid of scar mark as well as stretched eyelid to some extent.
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I have myopia problem. How can I treat it instantly and naturally? Please give some homemade tips!

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have myopia problem. How can I treat it instantly and naturally? Please give some homemade tips!
There is no medication or food for improving eyesight or to get rid of glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try a. Contact lens b. Lasik laser as your age is now 21 years so your number will not increase now whether you wear glasses or not as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 yrs. Having said that I advise you to eat balanced diet including green vegetables and seasonal fruits for keeping eyes and body healthy. As you are not comfortable with contact lens then go for lasik. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik.
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My 10 year old son is having eye glasses and hardly concentrate on studies. How to improve his memory and remove his eye glass

Pediatrician, Pune
Get him evaluated by an opthalmologist again and check his eyesight, using contact lenses or corrective lasik for his eyes will also boost his confidence and improve his memory.
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Hi! Doctor Are the new eye drops developed in Russia for the removal of cataract serve their purpose?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Hi! Doctor
Are the new eye drops developed in Russia for the removal of cataract serve their purpose?
Hi, there is medicine in homoeopathy for treating immature cataract, start taking the medicine - calcarea fluor. 12x/ 3 times a day daily and use cinereria maritima eye drops/ 2-3 times a day daily for 4 months. Revert for further suggestion.
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I am facing an irritation in my eyes. Inspite of washing eyes twice a time I feel like rubbing my eyes all time. In the mean time my eyes get red. please say as to what should I do to get rid of it.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I am facing an irritation in my eyes. Inspite of washing eyes twice a time I feel like rubbing my eyes all time. In t...
hello...i think u have allergic conjunctivitis..Eye allergies, called allergic conjunctivitis, are a common condition that occurs when the eyes react to something that irritates them (called an allergen). The eyes produce a substance called histamine to fight off the allergen. As a result, the eyelids and conjunctiva (the thin, filmy membrane that covers the inside of your eyelids) become red, swollen and itchy, with tearing and burning. The key to treating eye allergies is to avoid or limit contact with the substance causing the problem.Avoid rubbing eyes instead do cold compresses. Use antiallergic eyedrop along with lubricating eyedrop. this will help u I am very sorry dear to say that there is no medicine that can cure allergy..only way is to stay away from all those things that u r allergic to ...Plz consult local ophthalmologist before starting treatment
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I'm 21 yr old and I'm suffer from headache with pain in one side eye please tell me treatment.

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I'm 21 yr old and I'm suffer from headache with pain in one side eye please tell me treatment.
Get your refraction done and wear spectacles eat green veggies. Carrots. Strain less your eyes. Relax your eyes in between work. Blink regularily if working for long time on computer. Lower the brightness of your screen. Work under adequately illuminated conditions. If needed wear corrective spectacles.
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Hello sir I am 23 year old and I have problem of eye sight and my eye sight is continuously Increases. It does not stop. So tell me what I should do.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Hello sir I am 23 year old and I have problem of eye sight and my eye sight is continuously Increases. It does not st...
Hello. There is no medication or food for improving eye sight or to get rid of glasses. Get your vision tested and wear glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try contact lens as your age is now 23 years so your number will not increase much now whether you wear glasses or not as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 yrs. Having said that I advise you to eat balanced diet including green vegetables and seasonal fruits for keeping eyes and body healthy.
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Lens Vs Specs

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Lens Vs Specs

Eyeglasses and contact lenses are both used for vision correction. Both of the options have their advantages and disadvantages but a number of factors like lifestyle, comfort and age etc. are important while deciding which one to choose.

Here is a list of the fundamental differences between using spectacles and using contact lenses:

  1. Distance from the cornea: Lenses are worn directly on the eye and are in constant physical contact with the cornea while glasses are worn over the eyes. Contact lenses may cause infections in the eye because the user has to touch the eye in order to wear them and to take them off.
  2. Difference in vision: Since the lenses of spectacles are a little distance away from the eye, vision can be slightly distorted but contact lenses can provide natural and accurate vision. Also, side vision is not improved by glasses as you have to turn your head to see what is beside you. The contacts move around with your eyeballs and the peripheral vision is in focus.
  3. Ease of use: Some people find eyeglasses difficult to use because of the constant weight on the face and the obstruction caused by the frames of the glasses. There may also be a constant need to adjust the frames. Often eyeglasses slip down the nose when you sweat or engage in rigorous physical activity. Contact lenses are free from all these hassles - they are not distracting or obstructive and so they are extensively used by dancers and athletes. Spectacles is very uncomfortable to wear during the rains or in humid weather because they fog up.
  4. Infections and complications: Contact lenses can get displaced inside the eye and they can be difficult to reposition. They also cause the eyes to itch and water if you wear them for a very long time at a stretch or if tiny dust particles enter your eyes. The use of eyeglasses is far more flexible in this respect - they can be removed in case your eye itches or burns, but regular use of glasses causes dark circles and bags under the eyes.
  5. Aesthetic differences: People often prefer contact lenses as they do not change the physical appearance - they help you look natural and you can also use colored lenses to change the color of your eyes. Glasses may look slightly unnatural but some people also prefer them for the fashion quotient.
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